A herd of wild elephants has been wreaking havoc in several villages of Odisha’s Keonjhar district. The herd from Thakurmunda Range ventured into Patna Block leaving locals in a state of panic. The elephants damaged the crops and destroyed several houses.
A herd of wild elephants from Chhattisgarh allegedly destroyed several acres of maize crops in Nabarangpur district
A herd of elephants have been trapped on a small island (alluvial plain) in the middle of Mahanadi River near Munduli, Cuttack. According to reports, last night the elephants were headed towards the Chandaka forest from Athagarh’s Sukasan jungle by crossing the swelling Mahanadi river when they got stuck on the floodplain near Munduli due […]
Mayurbhanj: A week after a herd of elephants went on a rampage in Nilagiri in Balasore, more than hundred pachyderms have reportedly damaged property and standing crops in acres of land after entering the Rasagobindpur Forest range of Mayurbhanj district. More concerning, the district administration believes the hundred jumbos that strayed into the region from […]
Keonjhar: Locals residing in villages under the Keonjhar forest division are in a state of panic after 160 wild elephants from neighbouring Jharkhand strayed into the region. The pachyderms were spotted moving around in groups across the division. According to sources from the forest department, at least 68 elephants were spotted inside Champua Forest Range […]